Allen Craig News Archive
Craig (foot) went 0-for-3 in Thursday's 2-0 loss to the Angels. It was his first game since August 1.
Craig (foot) was activated from the 15-day DL on Thursday, Alex Speier of WEEI.com.
Craig (foot) had a single and two RBI in three at-bats Wednesday while making his second rehab appearance with Triple-A Pawtucket.
Craig (foot) is expected to return to the Red Sox this weekend, MLB Network Radio reports. "Everything points to him coming off the DL at the end of the week, barring anything unforeseen," manager John Farrell said.
Craig (foot) is slated to start a rehab assignment Monday at Triple-A Pawtucket, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.
Craig (foot) took batting practice for a second straight day Friday while also taking grounders at first and shagging flyballs prior to Boston's loss to Houston, the Boston Globe reports.
Craig (foot) could begin a rehab assignment Sunday or Monday, CSN New England reports.
Craig (foot) has started swinging at balls off a tee, the Boston Globe reports. He's also doing some work on a treadmill.
Craig (foot) should be able to come off the disabled list when eligible Aug. 17, according to manager John Farrell, ESPN Boston reports. Farrell said there were no new findings after Craig visited with a North Carolina foot specialist Friday.
The Red Sox have no concerns about the long-term health of Craig (foot), the Boston Herald reports. "No, no red flags in the long term," GM Ben Cherington said Wednesday. "We had access to everything (in terms of medical records). We didn't have any concern about whether this was a long-term risk."